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A holiday miracle? Stores try to cut down on long lines

Joseph Pisani and Anne d'Innocenzio, AP Retail Writers
A holiday miracle? Stores try to cut down on long lines

Retailers will once again offer big deals and early hours to lure shoppers into their stores for the start of the holiday season. Walmart, Target and other large retailers are sending workers throughout their stores to check out customers with mobile devices. Long lines can irritate shoppers, who may